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  1. Werner R.

    Werner R.

    Creative Writing, Copy Writing, Poetry, Editing and TEFL

    Thailand - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 2

    Do you have a creative writing challenge, copy writing job or project you need assistance on? I do freelance writing, editing, .Net development and teaching English as a foreign language both in person as well as on Skype. My creative writing includes blogging, article writing, copy writing, erotic short story writing, editing and poetry. My poems have been published internationally in English and Afrikaans. They form part of anthologies, journals and local newspapers in both online format as well as in print. I would be honoured if you give me a chance to showcase my abilities as I'm still new here on the oDesk scene. Below are some links with samples of my writing or where others have referenced my articles: My blog: http://wreyneke.wordpress.com/ The two links below are articles/blogs in which other writers has cited my writing: http://www.ntskeptics.org/news/news2004-09-06.htm http://natacee.blogspot.com/2011/12/is-god-real.html Links to my published book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble: http://www.amazon.com/Thoughts-Thinker-Werner-Reyneke/dp/1411607775 http://www.barnesandnoble.com/c/werner-reyneke .

    $22.00 /hr
    52 hours
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  2. Coralie LATCHOUMANE

    Coralie LATCHOUMANE

    Communication/ Marketing: creative writing in foreign languages

    Mexico - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 3

    WEB CONTENT EXPERT: - creative writer and SEO specialist (IT & web trends,e-advertising & e-marketing, tourism & culture, automobile, e-commerce etc) > currently editorial manager for http://rentabilisez.com/ - online marketing & communication manager (creative proposals to clients, newsletters, business plans for investors etc) - Community manager TRANSLATION: French (native) English (fluent, TOEFL) Mandarin chinese (intermediate HSK level 3): 6 years expatriated in China Spanish (fluent): 2 years in Latin America Portuguese (intermediate) TRAVEL: creative writing and blogging + Travel photography ( http://myreunionmyworld.weebly.com/) Traveled to 30+ countries including: China, India, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapor, Philippines, Bali, Korea, Japan, Mauritius, Madagascar, Reunion, France, Italy, Spain, UK, USA, Mexico, Central America, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil PROJECT AND EVENT MANAGEMENT (experience: 5+ years) - International Event Management : experience at Olympic Games (Beijing 2008, London 2012), Shanghai 2010 World Expo - Corporate events for international brands and sponsors - Communication and Public relation - Hospitality and Tourism Management

    $20.00 /hr
    358 hours
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  3. Evgeniy Tolyshev

    Evgeniy Tolyshev

    Content Writing/Creative Writing

    Poland - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 5

    I am working as Public Relations Manager in Brain House. Studied in Lazarski University, International Relations department and Petro Mohila Black Sea State University, Philology. My specialization is creative and content writing, translations from English and into English. Have a rich experience in writing essays and articles on wide range of topics. Besides that I have an experience in audio recording. I am interested in the security field, book writing and business management.

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  4. Vanessa Cal

    Vanessa Cal

    VA, Creative Writing, Recruitment, Marketing, Admin Support

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4

    As a freelancer, I can say that I am fast, honest & responsible. I can handle confidential matters. I'm paying attention with details because I believe that quality is an absolute must. I'm an experienced Virtual Assistant who can work independently with less supervision. I'm computer literate and with good interpersonal skills. I admit that I don't know everything but I'm a very eager to deepen my knowledge and a fast learner. I know how to meet deadline since I worked in Cargo Handling company. I acted there as a secretary to my manager, accounting support, HR support & I do hourly and daily reporting. I'm also the one who supervise some of the orientation & company seminars. I learned the essence of a "smooth" going operation. I'm also into Sales & Marketing as an Area Coordinator/ Team Leader/ Sampler. I'm expert in Research & Development. I clearly understand how to extract the information from the internet & I can do it comprehensively. As a tutor, I do various kind of writings - literary pieces, business letters, scripts etc. I also have a Call Center Training. I am fluent in English both in speaking and writing. I am offering: 1.) Creative Writing 2.) Virtual Assistance 3.) Data Entry 4.) Research & Development 5.) English Tutorial 6.) Administrative Support 7.) Tagalog - English Translation 8.) Recruitment 9.) Marketing 10.) Transcription These are just an overview of what I can do. I hope to make a contribution on your team/ company. Kudos everyone! :)

    $10.00 /hr
    666 hours
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  5. Carolina Freire

    Carolina Freire

    Professional Writer and Translator

    United States - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 1

    Brazilian American writer and translator with over 10 years of professional experience. I am a native Portuguese speaker and a published author. As a writer, I specialize in copywriting, article writing and website content & curation, but I can accommodate a wide variety of writing requirements. As a translator, I have assisted companies with cultural assessment and adaptation, translation of marketing collateral, linguistic testing & QA and software localization. My goal is to build long-term relationships with clients by delivering high-quality work.

    $40.00 /hr
    699 hours
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  6. Jenna Black

    Jenna Black

    Digital Marketer, Writer, Blogger and Social Media Manager

    Australia - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 4

    DIGITAL MARKETER, WRITER AND SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: I have over 8 years experience as a digital marketer and strategist, including social media management. I've previously been the head of digital marketing at a global fashion brand - consistently turning over 6 figures a month. I have worked for numerous online businesses to ensure their brand is represented and marketed to the right audience. It's truly my passion. My skills include: Digital strategy and marketing Digital content production E-commerce management Social media management across all platforms Branding and advertising FREELANCE WRITER AND BLOGGER: I have over 10 years experience as a freelance writer working for some of the worlds leading content websites and magazines. I specialise in digital marketing, health and fashion but I am always open and capable to cover all topics and areas. I have produced content for: Rescu.com.au Mo Luxury Holistchic.com Fashion Trend magazine Happiness and Wellbeing magazine ZANEROBE menswear Lost at E Minor Acromobile + more! I am confident I can help take your business to new heights online!

    $35.00 /hr
    305 hours
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  7. Romina Yu

    Romina Yu

    Creative Writer

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    Finally pursuing my passion for writing. I am a responsible writer and a good team player. Growing up, my writings have always been set apart and complimented for my genuine tone and articulation. I'm very particular about grammar that lends credibility and flair to keep things interesting. Backed by my training in advertising, I seek opportunities to write creatively and help your companies stand out. My experience includes writing scripts, feature articles, and book collaborations.

    $33.33 /hr
    102 hours
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  8. Stan A.

    Stan A.

    Writer and editor

    United States - Last active: 10 days ago

    I have a PhD in English Literature. I have worked 30+ years in various types of writing and editing, including: - Writing business documents and analyses, including business codes of conduct; articles for corporate on-line newsletter; business proposals; etc. - Creating training materials (presentations,content for WBTs, case studies) in ethics, compliance, and records management - Writing reading selections for end of grade / end of class standard tests (a new assignment) - Editing workbooks (for elementary and middle school math) - Editing grants in biomedical engineering - Editing economics and financial textbooks - Editing web content

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  9. Kai Schultz

    Kai Schultz

    Technical and Creative Writer/Editor

    United States - Last active: 24 days ago

    Hello! I am a recent (native English-speaking) graduate of Columbia University where I received a B.A. in English and Comparative Literature. During my time as a student (and beyond), I worked with one of the largest private tutoring organizations in New York City, focusing primarily on improving the writing and reading comprehension skills of students from all grade levels. Additionally, I have extensive experience in copy writing, editing, and creative writing, and am used to working in a variety of genres and with a variety of space constraints. Below are a few of the projects I've worked on over the last couple of years: - Proofread an automotive manual - Copy edited a calculus workbook - Created content for Columbia's undergraduate admissions brochures - Line edited a collection of essays on American literature at the Harvard Extension School - Wrote a sixty page research thesis on the role of Catholicism in late 18th century literature. - Translated complex legal documents into easily digestible memos for a boutique law firm in New York Please do not hesitate to contact me with general questions, inquiries about my hourly rate, and/or long-term projects. I look forward to working with you! **Included with my oDesk profile is a short PDF highlighting some of the projects I've worked on. For documents that I’ve edited, I’ve preserved my original comments so you can get a feel for how I generally provide feedback. Original writing samples are marked in the PDF. My transcript and/or resume are available upon request.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  10. Billy Norbu

    Billy Norbu

    Database Developer/Freelance Writer

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 1

    Savvy New York based Microsoft Access database developer with 4+ years of extensive coursework and over a year of steady workplace experience in the domain. Bachelors Degree in Computers from Baruch College. Aside, I also love writing and have previously freelanced on the Yahoo Contributor Network with over a dozen articles stretching a myriad of genres.

    $40.00 /hr
    0 hours
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